A report from the Daily Post
LAHORE: A group exhibition titled Shehr will open at the Collectors Galleria on April 28th at 6:30pm.
Almost four artists, Abdul Rahim, M Ilayas Rana, M Shafiq and Sarfraz Musawir will display over 11 pieces in this group show.
Their work is said to revolve around the old city architect. Each artist will present their paintings of old city grandeur, as perceived by themselves to carry in their own distinctive mark.
Another group exhibition will be displayed at the Alhamra Art Gallery on April 28th as part of the launch of Grey Noise, a virtual visual art gallery. Almost 11 artists will participate in the exhibition with variety of art forms and work, sculptures, photographs and paintings.
Umer Butt and Rehan Shah were the masterminds behind the concept of this virtual gallery, who will also launch their website on the day of inauguration of the exhibition.
The main theme is to put forth a contemporary aesthetic for a possible exchange and dialogue worldwide.
The artists include Imran Ahmad’s sculptures, Ameen J’ photographs, Fahd Burki, Amna Hashmi, Ayaz Jokhio, Ayesha Jatoi, Nadia Khawaja, Mehreen Murtaza, Lala Rukh, Fatima Saeed and Risham Syed.
Also, a solo thematic drawing exhibition Baji Nama by Vidha Saumya will be exhibited at the Niarang Art Gallery on April 29th at 6:30pm.
Safdar Aseff Ahmed Ali will inaugurate the exhibition.
The exhibition centres round the figure of ‘baji,’ an elder sister.
Various postures, situations, styles and gestures with poetic verses would be painted to give detail or illustrate a specific idea.
This exhibition will continue till May 8th.